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Homemade body lotion

A luxurious homemade body lotion made from high quality oils perfect for promoting skin elasticity and healing.
Prep Time15 mins
Course: Homemade cosmetics
Cuisine: Beauty
Keyword: belly oil, body oil, homemade body lotion, natural body lotion, pregnancy oil
Servings: 50

Ingredients

  • 5 tbsp shea butter
  • 3 tbsp coconut oil
  • 2 tbsp almond oil
  • 1 tsp jojoba oil
  • 5 drops lavender oil
  • 10 drops lemon oil
  • 5 drops ylang ylang oil

Instructions

  • Place all the ingredients in a mixing bowl. 
    homemade body lotion
  • Using a cream beater, beat together until a beautiful fluffy mixture occurs. 
    body lotion whipped
  • Place into a glass or plastic tub. I recycled my Lush tubs for this. 
    homemade body lotion

Notes

If your raw shea butter is gritty, first melt it over a double boiler and then cool in the freezer.